Our dear friend and JCCNV Director of Security, Sheka Bangura, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, November 6th. Sheka's warm smile and formidable presence will be sadly missed by the J family and the community he protected and loved.
A memorial to celebrate his life and how much he meant to the J family was held on Sunday, November 12th here at the J.
The family has planned his funeral service on Sunday, November 19th
Jenkins Funeral Home
7474 Landover Road, Landover, MD
Burial will follow the service.
George Washington Cemetery
9500 Riggs Rd, Adelphi, MD
We have received many inquiries about how to help the family. The JCCNV has established the Sheka Bangura Family Memorial Fund in which 100% of the donations will cover funeral expenses and help with education and welfare costs for his children Shekita and Sheka Jr.
Please support Sheka's family by donating here.
Select "Sheka Bangura Family Memorial Fund" from the pull-down menu. You may be asked to create an account if you don't have one.